What to remember from the night of the US Open

Shares of Alize Cornet, Clara Burrell and Richard Gasquet rose to 3e US Open Tour. Rafael Nadal injured his nose and struggled against Fabio Fognini to stay in the race in New York.

cold sweats; The one felt by Rafael Nadal. The Spaniard leads 3-0 at 4e In one round of the match he struggled to control Fabio Fognini when his racket head bounced off the ground and his nose was violently hit after a defensive setback. The Spaniard had to lie down and ask for the coach’s intervention. After a short break, the Spaniard resumed the match with a bandage on his nose. And he had to wait 6 points, before planting the myrtle to interrupt the Italian series. “ It was a little tricky at first but seems to be ok…it’s happened to me with a putter but never with a putter The Spaniard entered the match perfectly with a loose serve game and then struggled against a successful player who was constantly pressing him, leaving him no time to organize himself. Fognini pocketed his No. 1 easilyVerse He is set before leading 4-2 and suddenly the non-forced fouls pile up. The match had just turned. Fabio Fognini cracked open the door. In the match collected a break, Rafael Nadal as in 1Verse round against Australian Rinke Hijikata, who lost the first round, before gaining momentum. Face it now, Richard Gasquet. A player whom the Spaniard knew by heart since his teenage years and did not lose to him in seventeen matches.

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Three blue colours. After Caroline Garcia and Corentin Mutit qualified for the treble on Wednesdaye Round of the US Open, three French crossed mark 2e US Open Tour. After dominating Emma Radocano, Alize Cornet continued to dominate Czech Katerina Siniakova (83rd place) 6-1, 1-6, 6-3. For the first time in her career, Niçoise (32) reached the third round of all Grand Slam tournaments in the same year. Back in time, Richard Gasquet fired 61 winning shots, doubled the net climb (21 points converted from 33) to dominate Serbia’s Miomir Kekmanovic (36) 6-2, 6-4, 4-6, 6-4. Clara Borrell (who saved 4 match points in the last round of qualifying) confirmed her good mood at the moment (at 1.Verse On the tour, she had eliminated Kazakh Elena Rybakina) by leaving out Belgian Alison van Uytvanck (43), 6-4, 4-6, 6-4. at 3 o’clocke In turn, American Alizé Cornet will challenge Danielle Collins (No. 19). Clara Borrell will face Belarusian Arina Sabalenka (#6), who, trailing 6-2, 5-1, cleared two balls before beating Kaya Kanepi 2-6, 7-6 (8), 6-4, and settles with Danielle. Medvedev, as the sole survivor of the 2021 Flash Meadows semi-finals. Richard Gasquet will face Rafael Nadal or Fabio Fognini.

Sentence : I’m sorry for you that we beat them »
Signed by the Czech Lucy Hradica, who, along with her compatriot Linda Nsokova, eliminated the sisters Serena and Venus Williams within 1Verse Doubles Tournament Tour. Serena Williams (40), who has announced her imminent retirement, and her older sister Venus (42) have packed 23,800 spectators to enter the doubles tournament. Americans who won 14 Grand Slam titles (between 1999 and 2016, including two at Flushing Meadows) struggled, never regaining the adrenaline that made them Olympic gold medalists in 2000, 2008 and 2012, and racking up 182 wins in 217 . matches. The star duo were eliminated 7-6 (7/5), 6-4. “ I am still in shock at our victory. I’m sorry for you that we beat them, but we’re so glad we did “I replied to Lucy Hradika on the field, while Linda Nsukova with shining eyes agreed to it.” Playing against the Williams sisters is a special moment for anyone Serena and Venus Williams received a standing ovation in what is supposed to be their last match in the doubles. Serena Williams will return to the stage from Friday evening to Saturday against Aglaa Tomjanovic for a place in the round of 16.

the performance. Signed by Belarusian Ilya Ivashka (73e worldwide ; 28 years old) who made himself the No. 8 seed, Pole Hubert Hurlacz 6-4, 4-6, 7-6 (5), 6-3. The pole was punished by the weight of the faults (59 non-forced faults, 5 double faults). Only 5 of the top 10 seed left in the men’s lottery (#1 Medvedev, #3 Nadal, #4 Alcaraz, #7 Ruud and #8 Nuri).

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Cameron Nouri (Seeded 7) did not find Portuguese Joao Sousa 6-4, 6-4, 7-6 (4). He allowed the Britons (Jack Draper, Cameron Norrie, Daniel Evans and Andy Murray) to sign an unprecedented group shot at 3.e US Open Tour.

American Angela Kulikov. She was impressed by the organization’s attention after her compatriot Sophie Chang’s victory (first at the US Open) 6-4 4-6 7-5 against the duo of Natila Dzalamidze and Camila Rakimova. “ The US Open made me cry. It’s a special gift to find what was waiting for me “.

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Ukraine’s Marta Kostyuk refused to shake hands with Belarusian Victoria Azarenka after losing 6-2 6-3 in the second round, blaming her opponent for her silence over the war in Ukraine. “ It was my decision. I didn’t feel like it ‘,” Kostyuk explained at a press conference after opting for a slight racquet collision at the end of the match. You never came to see me to tell me what you think (about the ongoing struggle). I have nothing against it personally. I just think she has such an important role, as a member of the WTA Players Council, as well as outside of tennis, in her country. I think she could have done more “, lament the Ukrainian. Kostyuk added that he tried to communicate via text message on Wednesday, the day before the match, in order to “ warn her Who refused to shake his hand. “ I’ve offered to do this a few times through the WTA. I was told it was not the right time. I do not have a close relationship with Marta, I did not have. I obviously know who she was, but I didn’t train or have a conversation with her. ”, for his part, summed up Azarenka.

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As in 2021, at the same stage of the competition, Canadian Denis Shapovalov met Spaniard Roberto Cabales Baena. And just like last year, the Canadian won 6-4, 4-6, 6-3, 6-2. The Spaniard, this time, took a group. He is in the round of 16 of the US Open for 6e Once. The seed No. 19 has a date with the Russian Andrey Rublev (No. 9).

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